Free Press Journal
  • Watch: Muslim woman forced to remove burqa at Yogi Adityanath’s rally in Ballia, probe ordered

    Ballia (UP): The district administration here has ordered a magisterial probe into the incident of a woman being forced to take off her burqa in public at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s rally, officials said today. A video showing the woman taking off her black burqaminutes before the chief minister makes an appearance at the rally yesterday has gone viral.

  • Haryana: Uncle held for killing 3 missing siblings, cop suspect father’s role

    Chandigarh: A Haryana resident, Jagdeep Malik, was arrested on charges of kidnapping and murdering his nephews — Sameer, 11, Samar, 4 — and niece Simran, 8. All three were his cousin Sonu Malik’s children. Bodies of three minor siblings who went missing on November 11 were today recovered from the Morni hills area of Haryana’s Panchkula district.

  • Shocking! Agra University posts Salman Khan’s photograph on BA student’s mark-sheet

    In a major goof-up, the Agra University printed a picture of Bollywood star Salman Khan on a mark sheet of a first-year Bachelor of Arts student. This shocking incident came into notice when Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University (Agra University) officials were cross-checking the mark-sheet before releasing it. According to the report in a leading daily, the marksheet has a passport-sized photo of the Salman Khan pasted on it with

  • Will Modi, Shah apologise for Bihar BJP chief’s comment: Congress

    New Delhi, The Congress today took on the BJP for its Bihar unit chief saying that any finger or hand raised against the prime minister would be chopped off and asked if Narendra Modi or party president Amit Shah would apologise for the comment.

  • Love jihad: Supreme Court refuses urgent hearing for in-camera proceedings

    New Delhi, The Supreme Court today refused to accord urgent hearing on a plea filed by the father of a Kerala-based woman, who converted to Islam before marrying a Muslim man, that interaction with the woman be conducted in-camera. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud said that it will deal with this plea on November 27 itself when the woman would be

  • Gujarat Elections 2017: Congress has agreed to give Patidars reservations, says Hardik Patel

    Ahmedabad: Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convener Hardik Patel on Wednesday claimed that the Congress party has agreed to give reservation to the Patidar community, if the party comes to power in Gujarat. Patel, while addressing the media here, said the party will introduce a bill in the Gujarat Assembly for the reservation, if they win the forthcoming elections.

  • Bihar teachers told to click pictures of open defecation

    Patna: The Bihar government has charted out a peculiar duty for the school teachers of the state – to keep an eye on open defecation and also click photos of those found relieving themselves in open.

  • ‘Rahul Gandhi was told he is in a temple, not sitting for namaaz’, says Yogi Adityanath

    New Delhi: Election time is free for all. Having a jibe at Rahul Gandhi for his frequent temple hopping, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath claimed that the Congress Yuvraj was chided by a priest for sitting as if he was about to offer namaaz. The saffron-clad priest-turned chief minister said with obvious sarcasm that he was happy that Rahul is now visiting temples and it would help “cleanse his mind”.